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CM Narendra Modi inaugurated a Camel Show of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday, 10th December. A variety of entertainment programme depicting the history of Indian since the Mahabharat times were also presented by the local folk artists of the Kutch.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister expressed immense pleasure at an exponential growth of tourists in Kutch district to 60,000 within a year of starting the Rann Utsav. There used to be no footfall in this region in the past. It became a centre of international tourism centre now. The Shyamaji Krishna Verma Memorial, opened at Mandvi to commemorate the revolutionary guru, has been visited by 3.25-lakh people. He was happy that the district witnessed an identical growth in the industries, too.Rich in long seacoast, hills, sand and the Rann, he said, Kutch has become a pride part of Vibrant Gujarat.

CM thanked the people of Kutch and the district administration and the BSF for making a success of the Rann Utsav.

Sources: Gujarat Information Bureau
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